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Jul 3 2019

CTLP Episode 123- Getting Unstuck with David Trotter


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Show Notes-

On today’s episode of Cultivating the Lovely, host MacKenzie Koppa talk with David Trotter. David is an author, film producer and podcaster. He is also a husband and father of…. children. His passion is to help people get unstuck, and today MacKenzie and David flesh out the topic of getting unstuck, plus much more, including:

  • David’s definition of being “stuck” and some typical seasons in which people start feeling this way
  • The problem of losing identity in the midst of motherhood
  • What David learned in teaching his beta group for Launch Your Life
  • David talks about how he got into the film industry, starting with a documentary on Indian orphans
  • How David got into podcasting and what his hopes are for that platform


  • What it is like being a man speaking to a target audience of women
  • Being in a position to learn from others and serving the listener
  • The things David has learned through talking with his podcast guests
  • The most gratifying thing about being a podcaster
  • A typical day in David’s life

Current Lovelies-

David: spending time out in nature as a way of regaining a sense of peace each day

MacKenzie: going to a summer Bible study with a group of women

Resources Mentioned-


Launch Yourself 

Heroes of Hope

The Good and Beautiful God


Listen to MacKenzie’s interview on David’s Inspiration Rising podcast here.

This American Life

Another Name for Everything with Richard Rohr

For the Love with Jen Hatmaker


Mother India

In Plain Sight

Ferris Bueller’s Day Off

Find David-

You can find David Trotter on his website,, or listen to his podcast, Inspiration Rising. You can also follow the podcast across social media on Facebook, Pinterest,  TwitterYouTube, and Instagram.

Find MacKenzie-

You can find MacKenzie Koppa on Instagram, Facebook, and the CTL Facebook Group, of course! You can also listen to her family podcast The Same Page!

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